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by Sparke, Michael
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Includes bibliographical references (page 325) and index
Topics: Kenton, Stan, Kenton, Stan, Kenton, Stan, Jazz musicians, MUSIC, Jazz musicians
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by Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934-
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Bibliographical footnotes
Topics: African Americans, Blues (Music), Jazz, African Americans, African Americans, Jazz, African...
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"A Random House/Rolling Stone Press Book."
Topics: Jazz, Sound recordings
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Irregularities in paging
Topics: Instrumentation and orchestration, Arrangement (Music), Jazz
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by Pettinger, Peter, 1945-
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Discography: p. 295-335
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Topics: Evans, Bill, 1929-1980, Evans, Bill, Pianists, Jazz musicians
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by Porter, Lewis, 1951-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 378-383) and index
Topics: Coltrane, John, 1926-1967, Coltrane, John, 1926-1967, Coltrane, John, 1926-1967, Jazz musicians,...
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by Curtis, Christopher Paul
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"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Runaway children, Musicians, African American jazz musicians, Depressions, Newbery Medal, Runaways,...
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Topics: Jazz -- Discography, Compact discs -- Catalogs
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by Mingus, Charles, 1922-; King, Nel
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A portion of this book first appeared in Changes, v. 1, no. 3
Topics: Mingus, Charles, 1922-, Jazz musicians
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by Shipton, Alyn
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 931-940) and indexes
Topics: Jazz, Jazz, Jazz
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by Zorn, John, 1953-
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Discographie: S. 377-379
Topics: Musical theatre, Musicians as authors, History and criticism, Music, Music/Songbooks, Reference,...
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by Kay, Jackie, 1961-
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After dying, a jazz musician in Scotland is discovered to be a woman. The novel describes the way Joss Moody, a black trumpet player, manages to maintain her charade as husband and father
Topics: Blacks, Trumpet players, Jazz musicians, Transvestites
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by Curtis, Christopher Paul
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"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Runaway children, Musicians, African American jazz musicians, Depressions, Newbery Medal, Runaways,...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 269), discography (p. 250-268), and index
Topics: Green, Grant, Green, Grant, Guitarists, Jazz musicians
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by Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959; Dufty, William, joint author
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Autobiography
Topics: Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959, Musicians, Jazz, Zangeressen
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by Snidero, Jim, 1958-; Cohn, Joe; LeDonne, Mike; Irwin, Dennis; Washington, Kenny
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Joe Cohn, guitar ; Mike LeDonne, piano ; Dennis Irwin, bass ; Kenny Washington, drums (compact disc)
Topics: Guitar, Guitar music (Jazz), Jazz, Recorded accompaniments
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by Kellerman, Jonathan
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Forensic psychologist-turned-sleuth Alex Delaware searches for a cold-blooded psychotic responsible for the brutal murders of a painter, a ballet dancer, a blues musician, a punk rock singer, and a concert pianist
Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Police, Jazz...
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Topics: Musical scores, lyrics & libretti, String instruments, Music/Songbooks, Music, Instruction...
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by Hobsbawm, E. J. (Eric J.), 1917-2012
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Labor & Industrial Relations - General, History, History - General History, History: American,...
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by Time-Life Books
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 189) and index
Topics: Nineteen twenties, Nineteen twenties, Jazz
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by Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967; Brown, Sandford; Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. First book of jazz
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Earlier ed. published under title: The first book of jazz
Topics: Jazz, Jazz
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by Jones, Quincy, 1933-
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Includes discography (p. [343]-360), filmography (p. [361]-371), and index
Topics: Jones, Quincy, 1933-, Jazz musicians
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Topics: English language, English language, Jazz vocals, Americanisms, Chants
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by Gridley, Mark C., 1947-
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x, 410 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Jazz -- Analysis, appreciation, Style, Musical, Jazz musicians
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by Sorenson, Dean, 1963-; Pearson, Bruce, 1942-
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Two CDs included with director's score, and one with each part book
Topics: Jazz, Musical instruments, Musical instruments, Jazz, Jazz, Musical instruments
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-295), discography (p. 299-301), sessionography (p. 302-342), and index
Topics: Davis, Miles, Davis, Miles, 1926-, Davis, Miles, Davis, Miles, Jazz musicians, Musiciens de jazz,...
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Topic: Jazz
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by Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
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Topics: Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993, Jazz musicians
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by Kirchner, Bill
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 799-806) and indexes
Topic: Jazz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-534), discographical references (p. 535-544), and index
Topics: Bop (Music), Jazz, Jazz, Music, Bebop, Jazz, Bebop, Geschichte
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by Hawes, Hampton, 1928-1977; Asher, Don, joint author
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Reprint of the 1974 ed. published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, New York
Topics: Hawes, Hampton, 1928-1977, Jazz musicians
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by Michael Ondaatje
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Topics: Bolden, Buddy, 1877-1931 -- Fiction, Jazz musicians -- Fiction, New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction
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by Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
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"Selected discography": p. 491-492; "compositions": p. 493-522
Topics: Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974, Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974, Jazz musicians, Musiciens
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by Ellison, Ralph; O'Meally, Robert G., 1948-
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Mode of access: Internet
Topics: Jazz, Modern fiction, Other prose: from c 1900 -, Jazz music, Ellison, Ralph - Prose &...
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by Doran, James M., 1946-
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Bibliography: p. [466]-468
Topics: Garner, Erroll, Pianists, Jazz musicians
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by Gridley, Mark C., 1947-
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 406-411) and index
Topics: Jazz, Blues, Jazz musicians, Music, Music/Songbooks, Analysis, appreciation, Style, Musical
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by Gridley, Mark C., 1947-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Jazz, Music/Songbooks, Music, History & Criticism - General, History and criticism, Genres...
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Originally published: New York : Farrar, Strauss, and Young, c1952
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Topics: Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004, Jazz musicians
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by Davis, Miles;Troupe, Quincy
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American Book Award, 1990
Topics: Davis, Miles, Davis, Miles, Davis, Miles, Davis, Miles, 1926-, Jazz musicians, Jazz musicians,...
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by Handyside, Chris
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48 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Jazz -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature, Jazz
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by Nicholson, Stuart, 1948-
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Includes bibliographical references, discography (p. 339-424), and indexes
Topics: Jazz-rock (Music), Jazzrock, Jazz-Rock, Geschichte, Schallplatte, Verzeichnis, Compact-Disc
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by Ben Ratliff
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Topic: Jazz -- Discography
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by Gitler, Ira; Gitler, Ira. Jazz masters of the forties
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Updated and expanded
Topics: Jazz musicians, Jazz, Bop (Music), Bebop, Geschichte
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by Peretti, Burton W. (Burton William), 1961-
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-189) and index
Topics: Jazz, Popular culture, Music, Culturele aspecten, Geschichte, Kultur, Jazz -- History and...
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by Bergreen, Laurence
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-522) and index
Topics: Genres & Styles - Jazz, People of Color, Composers & Musicians - General, Biography &...
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by Chet Baker
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Topics: Baker, Chet., Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
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Includes discography (pages 135-139) , bibliographical references (p. 139-141) , and index
Topics: Juvenile Nonfiction, United States, Jazz, Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12), Children's Books/Young...
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"A Murder, she wrote mystery ... based on the Universal television series."
Topics: Fletcher, Jessica (Fictitious character), Women novelists, Music critics, Jazz, Large type books
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Translation of: Cuban fire : musiques populaires d'expression cubaine
Topics: Popular music, Folk music, Populaire muziek, Salsa, Salsa, Geschichte, Latin jazz, Afro-cuban jazz
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"George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies."
Topics: Jazz, African American musicians, Jazz, Musiciens noirs américains, Jazz, Negers, Jazz
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Bibliografía y discografía : p. 95
Topics: Jazz, Jazz, Jazz musicians, Músicos de jazz
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by Asirvatham, Sandy
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-101) and index
Topics: Jazz, Jazz, African Americans
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by Wood, Ean
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-252) and index
Topics: Big bands, Jazz musicians, Swing (Music), Big band music, Swing, Geschichte, Big band, Jazz, United...
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by David, Ron, 1939-; Holley, Vanessa
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 151), discography (p. 140-145), and index
Topics: Jazz, Jazz musicians, Jazz, Jazz musicians, Jazz
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by Aebersold, Jamey
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Cover title
Topics: Improvisation (Music), Jazz
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Previously published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1997
Topics: Sun Ra, Sun Ra, 1914-1993, Jazz musicians, Musiciens de jazz
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Includes index
Topics: Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959, Holiday, Billie, Singers, Biographie, Jazz, United States
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by Tanner, Paul, 1917-; Gerow, Maurice; Megill, David W; Tanner, Paul, 1917- Study of jazz
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Discography: p. 242-244
Topic: Jazz
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by Waller, Maurice; Calabrese, Anthony, joint author
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Includes "recording dates and personnel", lists of the composer's published and unpublished songs, piano rolls, and song arrangements
Topics: Waller, Fats, 1904-1943, Jazz musicians
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by Kofsky, Frank; Kofsky, Frank. Black nationalism and the revolution in music
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Expanded and rev. ed. of the author's Black nationalism and the revolution in music. New York : Pathfinder, 1970
Topics: Coltrane, John, 1926-1967, Jazz, African Americans, African American musicians, Black nationalism
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British ed. has subtitle: A critical biography
Topics: Davis, Miles, Jazz musicians
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by Esi Edugyan
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Topics: Fiction, Ex-concentration camp inmates, Racially mixed people, Reunions, Jazz musicians, History,...
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Jazz
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by Megill, Donald D; Demory, Richard S
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Bibliography: p. 271-272
Topic: Jazz
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Black studies, Jazz, Rap & hip-hop, Social Science, Genres & Styles - Rap & Hip Hop,...
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x, 350 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Popular music -- United States -- 1921-1930 -- History and criticism, Jazz -- 1921-1930 -- History...
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by Stearns, Marshall Winslow
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Topic: Jazz
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by Coryell, Larry
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Topics: Coryell, Larry, Improvisation (Music), Jazz musicians, Guitarists
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by edited by Michael Erlewine ... [et al.].
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Topics: Music/Songbooks, Sound recordings, Jazz, Discographies, Music, Songbooks - General, Genres &...
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by Kenton, Leslie
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Topics: Kenton, Leslie, Kenton, Stan, Incest victims, Jazz musicians, Alternative medicine specialists
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"This Dover edition is a reprint of the work originally published by Rinehart and Company, inc., in 1955."
Topic: Jazz
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by Maggin, Donald L
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-405) and index
Topics: Getz, Stan, 1927-1991, Getz, Stan, Jazz musicians
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List of Europe's works: p. 231-234
Topics: Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919, Jazz musicians, Bandmasters, Ragtime music
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Includes index
Topics: Jazz, Jazz, Swing (Music), Jazz, Swing (Música), Jazz, Big band, Musique de, Jazz, Swing (Music),...
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Includes discography (p. [375]-384), bibliographical references (p. [391]-392), and index
Topics: Kirk, Rahsaan Roland, 1936-1977, Kirk, Rahsaan Roland, 1936-, Kirk, Rahsaan Roland, Jazz musicians,...